Video: Code Enforcement’s Tommy Shilling discusses key city ordinances every college student should know

Video: Code Enforcement’s Tommy Shilling discusses key city ordinances every college student should know

In this episode of “Stuff You Don’t Usually See,” Code Enforcement Supervisor Tommy Shilling and Marketing Manager Lacey Lively discuss city ordinances students may not be aware of regarding parking, open storage, solid waste collection, and more.   Continue reading Video: Code Enforcement’s Tommy Shilling discusses key city ordinances every college student should know

Council takes a closer look at the city’s FY23 proposed budget during this week’s workshops

Council takes a closer look at the city’s FY23 proposed budget during this week’s workshops

The College Station City Council conducts workshops at noon on Monday and Tuesday to explore the city’s proposed FY 2022-23 budget. The sessions could extend into Wednesday if needed. Monday’s first session covers the general fund and capital funds. Tuesday’s workshop explores outside agency funding requests, enterprise funds, the hotel tax fund, and fee resolutions. Continue reading Council takes a closer look at the city’s FY23 proposed budget during this week’s workshops

FY 23 budget proposal addresses challenges while focusing on public safety and other core services

FY 23 budget proposal addresses challenges while focusing on public safety and other core services

High inflation, supply chain disruptions, a volatile economy, and a tight labor market are the overarching factors guiding the $410 million FY 23 proposed budget presented to the College Station City Council at a special meeting on Tuesday. Continue reading FY 23 budget proposal addresses challenges while focusing on public safety and other core services

Solid waste crews play an essential role in our community’s health, safety, and quality of life

Solid waste crews play an essential role in our community’s health, safety, and quality of life

Solid Waste and Recycling Workers Week is an ideal time for in-depth exploration of the essential daily services the City of College Station’s collection crews provide to our community. Their work touches every residential customer, apartment complex, and commercial entity each week – more than 41,000 accounts! Continue reading Solid waste crews play an essential role in our community’s health, safety, and quality of life

Why you should appreciate the dedicated trash collectors who keep our neighborhoods clean

Why you should appreciate the dedicated trash collectors who keep our neighborhoods clean

Solid Waste collection is an essential service that keeps our streets and neighborhoods clean and safe. As part of National Waste and Recycling Workers Week, we recognize our hard-working solid waste employees and offer our sincere appreciation for their steadfast dedication to our community. Continue reading Why you should appreciate the dedicated trash collectors who keep our neighborhoods clean

Household Hazardous Waste event set for April 24

Household Hazardous Waste event set for April 24

Area residents are invited to participate in the spring household hazardous waste collection event on Saturday, April 24, from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Texas A&M University General Services Building parking lot. The entrance is on Harvey Road east of Veterans Park and Athletic Complex. You can also donate new or used children’s books to Books and a Blanket. Continue reading Household Hazardous Waste event set for April 24